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Mother's Day: A day for reflection

(StatePoint) Most people spend Mother's Day bestowing flowers, gifts and heartfelt sentiments upon their moms. But for some, knowing how to honor their mother is not so easy.

Make sure you dispose of unused prescription drugs properly

(StatePoint) What do you do with your unused prescription pills and over-the-counter medications? Do you throw them away? Flush them down the toilet? Simply leave them in your cabinet for a rainy day?

Second man arrested for terroristic threats against Kaufman Co. officials

The Texas Rangers have arrested another man accused of making terroristic threats against an assistant district attorney in Kaufman County.

$10,000 reward offered for escaped Hopkins Co. murder suspect

The Texas Department of Public Safety has added Brian Allen Tucker, 45, to the Texas 10 Most Wanted Fugitive list, and a $10,000 cash reward is now offered for information leading to his capture.

DPS traffic stop leads to seizure of $3.4 million in marijuana

The Texas Department of Public Safety has seized 7,800 pounds of marijuana after a traffic stop of a tanker truck.

Man sentenced to 164 yrs. in prison, fined for 20 counts of child porn

A Malvern, Arkansas man, arrested by agents from the Arkansas Attorney General’s Office last year, was sentenced to 164 years in prison today after being found guilty on  20 felony child-pornography counts, Attorney General Dustin Mc

Transportation Commission approves funding of air traffic control towers

Recognizing the importance of air traffic safety at municipal airports, the Texas Transportation Commission today approved funding to pay for the continued operations of air traffic control towers at 14 airports in Texas.

Gov. Perry: $200K reward offered for info. on Kaufman Co. murders

Texas Governor Rick Perry Announces Reward Up To $100,000 in Kaufman County Murders Anyone with information urged to call Kaufman County Crime Stoppers

2 inmates escape Hopkins Co. Jail, 9 schools on lockdown

According to the Hopkins County Sheriff’s Office, two inmates, one being held on a capital murder charge, escaped the Hopkins County jail Tuesday morning around 9:20 a.m.

TX DPS releases 2012 Gang Threat Assessment

The Texas Department of Public Safety has released the 2012 Texas Gang Threat Assessment. This list was developed to provide a broad overview of gang activity in Texas.